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Refineries

İzmit Refinery

3.0 Million m3

Storage Capacity
A total of 11.9 million tons of material, including 9.8 million tons of crude oil and 2.0 million tons of semi-finished products, were processed at the RUP Facility in 2018, which operated at maximum capacity in the İzmit Refinery. As of the end of 2018, the Refinery’s total product sales amounted to 14.9 million tons, of which 12.9 million tons were domestic sales.


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İzmit Refinery

11.3 Million Tons

Processing Capacity

İzmit Refinery began production in 1961 with capacity to process 1 million tons/year crude oil. As a result of significant capacity increases and the conversion unit investments over the years, the Refinery's design capacity was registered at 11.3 million tons/year. Producing to Euro V standards, İzmit Refinery located in a consumption center, accounting for 33% of Turkey's consuption of petroleum products.

14.5

Nelson Complexity

The Residuum Upgrading Facility, in İzmit Refinery was mechanically completed at the end of 2014. The unit convert 4.2 million tons of black products intro approximately 3.5 million tons of high-value, environment friendly white products which meet EU standards, mostly diesel, gasoline and LPG. After the Fuel Oil Conversion Facility was commissioned, İzmit Refinery reached one of the highest conversion rates in the world, with a Nelson Complexity value of 14.5.

14.9

SalesMillion Tons

2.100

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İzmir Refinery

2.5 Million m3

Storage Capacity

The refinery’s production of main marketable petroleum products -consisting of LPG, naphtha, gasoline, jet fuel, diesel, base oil, heating oil, fuel oil, bitumen, wax, extracts and other products- reached to 9.4 million tons in 2018. İzmir Refinery has a 400 thousand tons of capacity base oil production unit, the only one of its kind in Turkey. In 2018, the İzmir Refinery achieved sales of 10.1 million tons, of which 7.9 million tons were sold domestically.

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İzmir Refinery

11.9 Million Tons

Processing Capacity

With the aim of meeting Turkey's growing requirement for petroleum product, İzmir Refinery was brought intro operation in 1972. The refinery, which stardet production with an annual crude oil processing capacity of  3 million tons is now registered as having an annual refining capacity of 11.9 million tons following significant capacity increases and unit modernizations carried out over the years 

7.66

Nelson Complexity

İzmir refinery has a 7.66 Nelson Complexity. In 2018 a total of 9.7 million tons of raw materials, including 9.4 million tons of crude oil and the remainder being semifinished products was processed in İzmir Refinery.

10.1

SalesMillion Tons

1,437

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Kırıkkale Refinery

1.3 Million m3

Storage Capacity

Once production got underway at the İzmit Refinery Fuel Oil Conversion Facility, it was ensured that the Kırıkkale Refinery -which sends semi-finished products to this unit to be fed to the charger- achieved its targeted operational performance. In 2018, the activites in all refinery units were suspended and planned maintenance work was carried out. 

In 2018, the Refinery processed a total of 4.4 million tons, including 4.5 million tons of crude oil and with semi-finished products, and 83% capacity utilization was achieved.

Kırıkkale Refinery

5.4 Million Tons

Processing Capacity

Established in 1986 to meet the petroleum demands of the Ankara, Central Anatolia, Eastern Mediterranean and Eastern Black Sea regions, the Kırıkkale Refinery has become a facility with mid level complexity by Mediterranean standards with the addition of hydrocracker, isomerization, diesel desulphurization and CCR reformer units. Kırıkkale Refinery has an annual 5.4 million ton crude oil processing capacity; its crude oil supply is realized via BOTAŞ’s Ceyhan Terminal and the Ceyhan-Kırıkkale pipeline.

6.32

Nelson Complexity

With a Nelson complexity of 6.32, the Kırıkkale Refinery has Turkey’s largest road tanker filling capacity.

4.1

SalesMillion Tons

969

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Batman Refinery

268 Thousand m3

Storage Capacity

The In 2018, the Batman Refinery processed 943 thousand tons of crude oil in the bitumen mode and sold 533 thousand tons bitumen. Semi-finished products produced at the Batman Refinery and the diesel and gasoline products from the Kırıkkale and İzmir refineries are transported by railway.

At the Batman Refinery, the sale of 723 thousand tons of products, which were in accordance with EU specifications, was carried out with products transported from the Kırıkkale and İzmir Refineries.

Batman Refinery

1.4 Million Tons

Processing Capacity

Commissioned in 1955 with a crude oil processing capacity of 330 thousand tons, Batman Refinery was the first refinery to be founded in Turkey. Following the commissioning of a new crude oil processing unit in 1972, Batman Refinery's annual crude oil processing capacity 1.4 million tons.

1.83

Nelson Complexity

The refinery has the advantage of being located near domestic sources of crude oil; however, since it does not have upgrading units, its configuration is simple and its Nelson complexity index is 1.83.

723

SalesMillion Tons

510

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CHRONOLOGY OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE REFINERY

  • İzmitRefinery
    Established: 1961
    Refining Capacity
    11.3 Million Tons
  • İzmirRefinery
    Established: 1972
    Refining Capacity
    11.9 Million Tons
  • KırıkkaleRefinery
    Established: 1986
    Refining Capacity
    5.4 Million Tons
  • BatmanRefinery
    Established: 1955
    Refining Capacity
    1.4 Million Tons